Dear Parent and family,

Ευτυχισμένος ο Καινούριος Χρόνος 2018

Welcome to Zenon Education Centre and the New Academic Year of 2018!

We are delighted to have you onboard for an exciting and fulfilling year, with great Greek language and cultural activities.

Our year will start with a Family Fun Day on: 


Saturday 3rd February 2018
from 10:30am to 12:30pm

Held at Malvern Valley Primary, which is next to Phoenix Park.

Zenon will provide hotdogs and bread rolls for all the families that will attend. It is a great way to start the year in positive and fun way. Music and dancing is also in the program.

This is an opportunity for all families (parents and students) to get to know each other and socialise in a relaxed atmosphere.

We would like to know if you are coming as we need to know numbers, and if you are joining please bring your own picnic basket and drinks.

RSVP: by Monday 29th January 2018 after clicking the link below

https://zenon-education.org.au/family-fun-day/

We look forward to see you all.

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Our first normal school day for the year will be:

Tuesday, 6th February 2018

Class times: 4.00pm – 6.30pm

This is promising to be a wonderful start of the year for students with a rich cultural immersion, including:

• Vasilopita (Βασιλόπιτα) -The cutting of New Year’s pita for each class – who is to be the lucky winner by finding the coin?

• A symbolic & blessed start to the year

• My Greek school ‘Zenon’

• Who is our school named after? Who was Zenon?

• Meeting my new class-teacher

• Meeting my classmates

• My goals at Greek school this year

• Positive ways of enjoying learning

• Fun educational games

• Greek dancing and songs

 

Enjoy the journey!

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

Zenon stationery 2018

For this year’s stationery list please visit our website (menu Resources):

https://zenon-education.org.au/resources/student-stationery/

Please ensure that your child/ren have the correct stationery items as this is very important for their learning to take place effectively. This year, we want every student to be well organized and positive thinker. Our staff will help you all with making a good start.

Whiteboards: We are ordering some light-weight easy to carry whiteboards with marker and cloth wiper for $5 per set. Email us if you wish to obtain any for your children and we will have them ready to collect on the first day at school.

Zenon polo-shirt: If you don't have a Zenon polo-shirt yet, you can order one now by sending an email to us (cost $25). We encourage all students to come to Greek school in their polo-shirt on the first day.

Staff Professional Development: On Friday 2nd February our teachers will be having a PD and curriculum planning day to prepare for the year.

We look forward to a amazing and rewarding New Year !

Best wishes,
Andrea Garivaldis
Principal

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